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2014-09-16 12:23:20

Voith will rehabilitate the turbines in the 10-unit powerhouse located on the Columbia River over the next decade YORK, Pa., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voith Hydro has been awarded the contract to rehabilitate and upgrade the turbines in the 10-unit powerhouse at Grant County (Washington) Public Utility District's (PUD) Priest Rapids Dam on the Columbia River. Installation of the upgraded vertical Kaplan turbines, with a majority of the rehab work being performed at Voith's York,...

2014-08-26 16:25:52

LONDON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Hydropower (Large, Small and Pumped Storage) in Brazil, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 - Capacity, Generation, Regulations and Company Profileshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/alternative_renewable/hydropower_large_small_hydro_pumped_storage_brazil_market_outlook_2020.htmlHydropower (Large, Small and Pumped Storage) in Brazil, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 - Capacity,...

2014-08-13 16:22:25

Voith Hydro is supplying complete hydroelectric generating equipment for the project located near Pella, IA PELLA, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ground was officially broken on the Red Rock Hydroelectric Project (RRHP) today, which will retrofit the Lake Red Rock Dam near Pella, IA to provide up to 55MW of power during peak seasons. RRHP is being built by Missouri River Energy Services, and Voith will supply the turbines, generators, and associated controls that will help...

2014-08-09 23:02:16

MarketOptimizer.org adds “Hydropower (Large, Small and Pumped Storage) in Mexico, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 – Capacity, Generation, Regulations and Company Profiles” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 “Hydropower (Large, Small, and Pumped Storage) in Mexico, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 – Capacity, Generation, Regulations and Company Profiles” is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive...

2014-07-30 23:07:15

GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Global Hydropower Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020" Market Research report to their Database. View Full Report With TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/hydropower-industry. (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The global installed capacity for hydropower is expected to reach 1,524 GW by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Cost advantages of hydropower based electricity generation and...

2014-07-23 12:24:12

DUBLIN, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Hydropower Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Hydropower is the most mature, reliable and cost-effective renewable power generation technology where power is derived from the energy of water moving from higher to lower elevations. It is a proven, anticipated, and typically price-competitive technology. Hydropower has one of the best...

2014-07-22 12:23:48

StreamDiver, other innovations on display at world's largest hydropower conference taking place this week in Nashville, TN NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voith Hydro will exhibit a variety of environmentally-friendly hydropower technologies, including the innovative small hydro StreamDiver and aerating runners, this week at HydroVision International in Nashville, Tennessee. Based in York, Pennsylvania, Voith Hydro is a leading and full-line manufacturer of hydropower...

2014-07-17 08:24:26

VANCOUVER, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) is pleased to announce that the Toba Montrose credit agreement has been amended to remove an insurance-related waiver, paving the way for the resumption of regular equity distributions from the project. The project partnership had previously agreed with its lenders to temporarily suspend distributions until satisfactory resolution of insurance-related issues related to a naturally-occurring rockslide at the...

2014-07-03 08:21:38

BEIJING, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small hydroelectric power projects in the People's Republic of China, announced today that, at an extraordinary general meeting held today, the Company's shareholders voted in favor of the proposal to authorize and approve the previously announced agreement and plan of merger, dated as of January 13, 2014 (the ''Merger...

2014-07-02 23:06:29

Global Hydropower Market 2014-2018 is a new market research report added to Sandlerresearch.org. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Many international and regional vendors are investing in the Hydropower market (both large and small) because of benefits such as long-term profits and no fuel charges. Many companies are also investing in R&D to increase the efficiency and durability of turbines and generators. For instance, Alstom SA, one of the leading players in the Global Hydropower...


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